The Edge Beauty is proud to offer the services of Dr Wynand Luow from Skin Medic Ltd.

Medical Director

BSc, MBChB, MBA, DipDerm, MMed (Skin Cancer)

PGCert Aesthetic Medicine

Dr Louw has an Australian Diploma in Dermatology and completed several advanced accreditation courses in Skin Cancer Medicine and Laser, including a Master's Degree in Skin Cancer Medicine from the University of Queensland. He further obtained certifications from the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and a Masterclass in Laser Tattoo Removal. 

Dr Louw will assess your skin lesions using the latest imaging technology. Whilst he is not a dermatology specialist, he is an accredited skin cancer physician with extensive training and experience in skin cancer medicine, aesthetic medicine, lasers and surgery.

Other special interests include anti-aging medicine, body contouring, telemedicine and medical photography. 

Dr Luow has a Satellite Clinic here at The Edge Beauty usually fortnightly, bookings and consultations are essential.

Services available in Whanganui: Full Body Skin Cancer Check, Spot Check, Acne Assessment (only mild to moderate), Cosmetic Assessment, Scalp & Hair loss Assessment, Botulinum Injections, Dermal Fillers, Laser Tattoo Removal, Laser Sun Spot Removal, Laser Fungal Nail Treatment, Carbon Laser Facial, Vascular Diode Laser Facial Telangiectasia and RF & Electro-cauterization.

No biopsies & Minor Surgery are performed in Whanganui (have to travel to Levin). 

For more information on Dr Luows services please visit his website or his Facebook page

Following are Dr Luows Consultation Fees as at May 2020 (subject to change);

Appearance Medicine


(25 min) $90

This appointment involves a facial skin assessment & formulation of a skin management plan to address your concerns. This includes;
  • initial assessments for Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Mesotherapy
  • Medical Micro-needling
  • Fibroblast-Plasma-Skin-Tightening
  • C02 Fractional Laser
  • Q Switched Laser
  • Intense Pulsed Light Therapy (IPL)
  • Phototherapy
  • HIFU
  • Radiofrequency Therapy (RF)
  • Alidya © injections

Anti-Wrinkle Treatments

Price determined in assessment

Anti-wrinkle treatments use botulinum toxin (Xeomin/Bocouture ©)
to soften or paralyse the muscles that cause wrinkles. 

Priced by area treated, amount used, and type of toxin used (Fee $17/unit) Discounted fees apply to 40 Units or more ($16 unit).

A quote will be provided at your initial Appearance Medicine Assessment.  

Standard Skin Cancer


Standard $179

Gold Card $169

Children 12-16 Years $100

Under 6 Years $90

Includes: brief risk assessment, full body skin examination, body mapping with dermoscopic digital

images of all relevant skin lesions/skin rashes.

Comprehensive report can be sent to patient's GP on request.

Service Fees

Fees vary depending on the examination, procedure or time required.

These fees reflect the costs, time and skills required to sustain a high-quality service without government funding.

We appreciate that there are patients whose financial circumstances limit their ability to meet private fees, & we continue to provide an affordable service to enable these patients to access our clinics. Referral to secondary public health services is also available. 

Additional Services and Fees

Additional fees may apply for follow-up appointments, repeat prescriptions, extra dressings, additional reports and referrals. These will be discussed upon the day of registration. Any consultations longer than the allocated time will be charged an additional fee.

More information is also available on request for Onsite Visits.

Please phone 06 348 7557 if you have any questions or to book a consultation with Dr Louw